If you like making purchases without any sense of when your products will arrive, allow us to brighten your day. The Microsoft Store just started taking pre-orders for the Samsung Series 7 Slate — you remember, the Windows 7 machine sporting Intel’s 1.6GHz Core i5 2467M CPU with integrated graphics and 4GB of RAM, all beneath a 11.6-inch capacitive panel? Sure, you remember. MS is selling it for $1,299 with a 128GB SSD. And the mystery of wondering when it’ll actually ship? That they’ll throw in for free.
The graphics card that doesn’t require a fridge-sized cooler is turning into something of a rarity nowadays, but we doubt the market for quiet, efficient, and halfway-decent GPUs is ever going to disappear completely. NVIDIA is fleshing out its Fermi family today with a creature that aspires to such epithets, the 96 CUDA core-equipped GT 430. It’s a patently humble GPU, as indicated by its $79.99 typical price, 49W TDP, 5.7-inch board length, and single-slot cooler design. Mind you, while those are typically considered positives, they do limit gaming performance quite significantly, [...]
Along with the C200 All-in-one desktop PC, Lenovo also announced the Ideapad S10-3s netbook. Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3s gets a slim lightweight design which is basically the slimmer version of the earlier S10-3 model. Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3s netbook features a 10.1-inch LED-backlit display.
Lenovo S10-3s netbook comes powered with the Intel Pine Trail series Atom N470 or 450 processor. Other Lenovo S10-3s specifications include 320GB HDD, 1GB DDR3 Ram and integrated graphics. Other features of the Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3s netbook includes built-in webcamera, DVD Burner, chiclet keyboard, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, [...]